MFT Card Design Superstar – Coloring Virtuoso

Well, I’ll be honest – I wasn’t sure whether to enter this card in the competition at all, because some of the entries are just crazy good. However, I did take a lot of care over colouring my characters and I like how the card turned out, so if nothing else, I could end upContinue reading “MFT Card Design Superstar – Coloring Virtuoso”

MFT Stamps 2022 Card Design Superstar: Clean and Simple Genius

Do you love CAS (clean and simple) cards, or are you scared of them? I LOVE them but I find them so hard to pull off! Nonetheless, I decided to give it a go for the MFT Card Design Superstar: CAS Genius category. For some reason, I thought it would be a good idea toContinue reading MFT Stamps 2022 Card Design Superstar: Clean and Simple Genius

MFT Stamps Card Design Superstar 2022 – Box Card Master

Hi friends! For anyone that has been following me for a while, they’ll know that I am a big fan of MFT Stamps, so I was super excited when they announced their Card Design Superstar competition recently. I didn’t get time to take part last year, so I really wanted to get involved this year!Continue reading “MFT Stamps Card Design Superstar 2022 – Box Card Master”

MFT sketch challenge

I’ve said it before: I LOVE a sketch challenge. Card layouts and background ideas are one of the things I struggle with the most, so I love the inspiration that comes from following a plan. So, today I’m sharing this sweet little card I made for the current MFT sketch challenge (below). I used theContinue reading “MFT sketch challenge”

Have a hamsteriffic birthday!

I totally fell in love with these Celebration Hamsters from Mama Elephant’s new release and couldn’t wait to get colouring them! I chose pastel shades and coloured the whole stamp set, so I’ve still got some left for another card 😊 These little guys are so cheerful, I felt like a shaker card was required!Continue reading “Have a hamsteriffic birthday!”

MFT Wednesday sketch challenge

I mentioned in my last blog that I was inspired by some card sketches recently, so when I saw MFT’s Wednesday sketch challenge, I was keen to join in! I actually had some foxes already stamped and coloured from the MFT Let’s Curl Up stamp set, so I used those and then did some freeContinue reading “MFT Wednesday sketch challenge”

You Take the Cake

Hi everyone, how have you been? I’m so excited to be able to share with you that Wow! Embossing asked me to be a guest designer for their January release, and I had lots of fun playing with the goodies that they sent me! If you’re a Wow! fan (or even if you’ve never doneContinue reading “You Take the Cake”

Pop up slider card

Hi everyone, thanks for joining me today, it’s been a while! I thought I’d share with you a card I made recently for my daughter’s friend’s birthday. He loves dinosaurs, so I had to get them in somewhere! To make this card, I die cut and assembled a slider mechanism using the Heffy Doodle doubleContinue reading “Pop up slider card”

A mice day to celebrate

Guys, my baby nephew just turned 13. 13!! I can’t believe it. But, it did give me an opportunity to use the new Mice Day to Celebrate stamp set from My Favorite Things, which I’ve been dying to do! If you’ve been following me for a while, you’ll know I’m a sucker for a shakerContinue reading “A mice day to celebrate”

Back to basics with emboss resist

I recently found that I had so many crafty ideas and projects I wanted to try, and lots of lovely new products to play with, that my mind was a bit of a scrambled mess and I didn’t know where to start! I was craving something simple, and so I decided to do some niceContinue reading “Back to basics with emboss resist”